Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 595264
[virt-v2v] the board name of video driver incorrect in xorg.conf
Last modified: 2013-04-30 19:13:46 EDT
Description of problem:
in some guest which is converted by virt-v2v, the board name incorrect like below,this issue mostly happened in rhel3.9/rhel4.8 guest(vm),for example, the ESX3.5-rhel4.8 32bit/64bit guest,
VendorName "Videocard vendor"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1,convert the ESX/kvm/xen guest to ovf output by virt-v2v like below,
virt-v2v -f $config -ic esx://10.66.65.108/?no_verify=1 -o rhev -osd $export ESX4.0-RHEL4.8-i386
2,import the vm in rhevm,
3,check the /etc/X11/xorg.conf(XF86config),
the board name is incorrect
Created attachment 416059 [details]
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated in the
current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to address this
request at this time. Red Hat invites you to ask your support
representative to propose this request, if appropriate and relevant,
in the next release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Posted here: http://www.redhat.com/archives/libguestfs/2010-September/msg00012.html
Verified with virt-v2v-0.6.3-2.el5
1.run virt-v2v -ic esx://10.66.72.149/?no_verify=1 -o rhev -osd 10.66.90.115:/vol/v2vrwu1/xen_export ESX4.0-RHEL4.8-32b
2.Import into rhevm
Created attachment 455530 [details]
xorg.conf before conversion
xorg.conf after ESX4.0-RHEL5u5-64bit conversion
# cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf
# Xorg configuration created by pyxf86config
Identifier "Default Layout"
Screen 0 "Screen0" 0 0
InputDevice "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
Option "XkbLayout" "us"
Viewport 0 0
Created attachment 455531 [details]
ESX4.0-RHEL5.5-64b trace log
Still 'vmware' after conversion ESX4.0-RHEL5.5-64b
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Previously, virt-v2v did not update the board name in xorg.conf when the video driver of a converted Red Hat Enterprise Linux guest was updated. This issue is resolved and no further problems occur when video drivers are updated.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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